Sadie Williams Willis Davis, 89
MT. JULIET -- A celebration of life was conducted Monday morning, Sept. 12 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mrs. Davis, 89, of Mt. Juliet/Gallatin.
Born Jan. 20, 1922 in Bethpage to the late Carnie and Elva Williams, Mrs. Davis died Sept. 9, 2011.
Sadie was always active in her church by teaching the Bible, singing in choirs, presiding over missionary groups, organizing fundraisers and ministering to shut-ins.
Her Christian convictions were made manifest through soul winning and being a servant to others. Her hobbies were cooking, gardening and sewing, most especially making quilts.
Services were conducted by Brother Billie Friel. A private burial followed the service.
Survivors include: children Clifton (Karen) Willis of Joelton and Jean Canida of Old Hickory; granddaughters Katie (Philip) Fletcher of Huntsville, AL and Susan Canida of Burkina Faso, West Africa.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by husbands John Willis, who died in 1990 and Preston Davis, who died in 2000. She was also preceded in death by her brothe, E.L. Buster Williams; sister Effie Troutt and son-in-law Tom Canida.
The family requests donations be made to the Susan Canida Mission Fund: payable to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 226, Mt. Juliet, 37121.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, Mt. Juliet.